Return to School Update - July 31

Return to School Update - July 31

Fairfax County Health Department

 

July 31

New Cases: 7

Total Cases: 15,755

Confirmed: 15,394

Probable:       361

(Health District includes Fairfax County, City of Fairfax, City of Falls Church and towns within the county)

Total Hospitalized: 1,920

Total Deaths: 533

 

4 Ways You Can Help Keep COVID-19 Case Numbers Down

https://fairfaxcountyemergency.wpcomstaging.com/2020/07/30/4-ways-you-can-help-keep-covid-19-case-numbers-down/

 

COVID-19 Testing Information in Fairfax

https://www.fairfaxcounty.gov/health/sites/health/files/assets/documents/pdf/covid19_testing_fairfax.pdf

 

Fairfax County Health Department COVID-19 Data Dashboard

https://www.fairfaxcounty.gov/covid19/case-information

 

Instruction

 

July 30 Special Education Newsletter

https://www.fcps.edu/node/40870

 

What the 15 biggest US school districts are planning for reopening

https://whdh.com/news/what-the-15-biggest-us-school-districts-are-planning-for-reopening/

 

Fairfax  County

July 30 COVID-19 Update

https://www.fairfaxcounty.gov/chairman/7-30-update-covid-19-fairfax-county

 

Media

Vienna Student Stands Out For Work With Special Needs Students

https://patch.com/virginia/vienna/vienna-student-stands-out-work-special-needs-students

 

A rearranged year

http://www.fairfaxtimes.com/articles/a-rearranged-year/article_d6f70f18-d2be-11ea-818f-57f7740aec2c.html

 

FCPS Food Distribution

Day 

Date 

Total 

Monday 

7/13/2020 

17,116 

Tuesday 

7/14/2020 

16,893 

Wednesday 

7/15/2020 

17,033 

Thursday 

7/16/2020 

17,678 

Friday 

7/17/2020 

18,964 

Monday 

7/20/2020 

14,690 

Tuesday 

7/21/2020 

15,551 

Wednesday 

7/22/2020 

15,399 

Thursday 

7/23/2020 

16,428 

Friday 

7/24/2020 

17,688 

Monday 

7/27/2020 

15,148 

Tuesday 

7/28/2020 

15,655 

Wednesday 

7/29/2020 

15,400 

Thursday 

7/30/2020 

16,653 

Friday 

7/31/2020 

16,159 

Total Meals Served Since March 14: 2,007,861 (through July 31)

 

Resources

 

VDOE Social Emotional Learning Resources

https://content.govdelivery.com/attachments/VADOE/2020/07/29/file_attachments/1506657/07-29-20%20Social%20Emotional%20Learning%20Resources.pdf

http://www.doe.virginia.gov/support/prevention/social-emotional/index.shtml

 

VDOE Q and A

Is there relief from the CTE credential requirement for students graduating in 2020-2021? 

Yes, the state has waived the career and technical education credential requirement for any student who is graduating in 2020-2021 and seeking a Standard Diploma under the graduation requirements in 8VAC20-131-50.

 

Is there relief from the student selected test requirement for students graduating in 2020-2021? 

Yes, the state has waived the student selected test for any student who:

  • Is graduating in 2020-2021 and seeking either a Standard or Advanced Diploma under thegraduation requirements in 8VAC20-131-50;
  • Is a career and technical education program completer as of the summer 2020 term; and
  • Intended to use a career and technical education credentialing test to meet their student selected test requirement.

In order to be eligible for such waiver, an administrator or school counselor must verify that the student is a program completer and had intended to use a career and technical education credentialing test to meet their student selected test requirement. (8VAC20-131-50)

 

Will students graduating in 2020-2021 be required to meet the CPR graduation requirements?

No, students graduating in 2020-2021 are relieved of the requirement to complete training in emergency first aid, cardiopulmonary resuscitation, and the use of automated external defibrillator, including hands-on practice of the skills necessary to perform cardiopulmonary resuscitation. (§ 22.1-253.13:4.D.7) 

http://doe.virginia.gov/support/health_medical/office/covid-19-faq-reopening.shtml


 

Return to School FAQs

https://www.fcps.edu/return-school/return-school-questions-and-answers

 

***Next Update Aug. 3****